Las Vegas, NV (PressExposure) May 18, 2011 -- In recognition of the economic power of privately held businesses, DiversityBusiness.com, the nations' leading business-to-business internet site, recently named Pacific Timesheet as one of the top businesses in the United States, and one of the top 100 privately-held companies in Nevada.
Over 750,000 businesses in the United States had the opportunity to participate in DiversityBusiness.com's 11th annual business survey. The awards are based on annual gross revenue and company business profiles.
The Top Business List is the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the United States economy - America's privately held companies. This esteemed, elite list is coveted by the most successful companies in the U.S. The list has become the most recognized and respected compilation of companies that truly differentiate themselves in the marketplace in a time when doing so has never been more important.
As an award winner, Pacific Timesheet was honored at the "11th Annual National Business Awards Ceremony and Conference." The event brought together America's top business owners and Fortune 500 companies for promoting business opportunities. The event was held at the Gaylord National Resort in Washington, DC April 19 - April 21, 2011.
"Pacific Timesheet is honored to be recognized for the third year in a row by such a prominent organization as DiversityBusiness.com," said Jim Dickerson, VP of Operations. "It confirms our growing technology and services leadership in timesheet software as as service for time and work tracking, time off and absence management, time and attendance and project time tracking being acknowledged by our Global 1000 customers worldwide."
"Entrepreneurs are a growing force in the U.S. economy, and a force to be reckoned with," said Kenton Clarke, CEO of Computer Consulting Associates International, the holding company of DiversityBusiness.com. "This is a whole business segment that can carry its own, that provides jobs, products and services, and generates wealth for their communities. These are the new leaders in American business."
The American Top Business List for 2011 is a classification that represents the top small businesses in the U.S., in sectors such as technology, manufacturing, food service and professional services. Large organizational buyers throughout the country that do business with multicultural, small and women-owned businesses use the list to find outstanding suppliers and vendors.
Launched in 1999, DiversityBusiness, with over 50,000 members, is the largest organization of diversity owned businesses throughout the United States that provide goods and services to Fortune 1000 companies, government agencies, and colleges and universities. DiversityBusiness provides research and data collection services for diversity including the "Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities", "Top 500 Diversity Owned Companies in America", and others. Its research has been recognized and published by Forbes Magazine, Business Week and thousands of other print and internet publications. The site has gained national recognition and has won numerous awards for its content and design. DiversityBusiness reaches more diverse suppliers and communicates more information to them on a more frequent basis then all other organizations combined. Its magazine reaches over 300,000 readers, a monthly e-newsletter that reaches 2.4 million, and website visitors of 1.2 million a month. It is a leading provider of Supplier Diversity management tools and has the most widely distributed Diversity magazine in the United States. DiversityBusiness.com is produced by Computer Consulting Associates International Inc. (CCAii.com) of Southport, CT. Founded in 1980.